Underage

  • Pub manager arrested for illegally serving liquor to underaged people August 2, 2013

    At least three dozen drunk foreigners and Indians, including underaged people barred from consuming liquor, were caught early on Thursday in a pub in Gurgaon, police said. The pub manager was arrested but the customers were released later. A team of excise and police officials raided the pub around 2.30...
  • Age no bar: Easy liquor for teenagers in Mumbai pubs August 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Weeks after the Gurgaon pub was found serving liquor to more than 100 school children, a CNN-IBN investigation has revealed how rules are openly being flouted in pubs and bars in Mumbai. Bar owners in Mumbai seem ready to ignore the laws on the age limit for drinking. CNN-IBN,...
  • Age no bar: No checks, teenagers served liquor in Delhi bars August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon pub raid that brought to light how alcohol is easily served to school children has raised big questions. The biggest question is whether the 'no alcohol can be served to minors' rule exists only on paper and is openly flouted on the ground. Just weeks after...
  • Pune: Underage drinking party busted August 27, 2012

    Pune: After receiving several complaints from parents of teenagers about their children attending parties where alcoholic drinks flow freely, the Social Security Cell of the police on Saturday night busted a booze binge at a well-known lounge in Koregaon Park and found 700 to 800 underage partygoers. The police said...
  • Facebook has 7.5 million underage users: report May 11, 2011

    Boston: Facebook has 7.5 million users who are underage and are "not supposed" to be using the social networking site, according to a new report. Of the 20 million minors who actively used Facebook in the past year, more than one-third or about 7.5 million were younger than 13 and not...
  • US woman jailed for seducing 16-year-old January 7, 2010

    New York: A 42-year-old American woman, who seduced a 16-year-old Canadian boy online and then flew last week to Canada to meet him in his hometown of Barrie near Toronto, has been arrested on her return to Houston. Lauri Price, a mother of four, who was found last Thursday with 16-year-old...
  • Filmmaker Polanski arrested on a old US warrant September 27, 2009

    Zurich: Film-maker Roman Polanski was arrested in Switzerland on a 31-year-old US arrest warrant, the Zurich Film Festival said in a statement on Sunday. Polanski's arrest on Saturday evening was in connection with an arrest warrant issued by US authorities in 1978 for having unlawful sex with an underage girl,...
  • 121 arrested in Spain for child pornography on Net October 2, 2008

    Madrid: Spanish police have arrested 121 men and seized millions of computer files in the country's biggest operation against child pornography on the Internet. Authorities are looking at 96 others but they have not been placed into custody yet, said Manuel Vazquez, Spain’s national police chief of the technology investigative brigade,...
  • China's golden gymnasts say they're not underage August 13, 2008

    Beijing: China's gold medal-winning women's gymnastics team denied any of its members were underage on Wednesday after winning an epic battle with the United States for the Olympic team title. The Chinese continue to face questions about the age of three of their six women gymnasts, despite repeated assurances from Beijing...
  • Teen alleges rape, shares trauma on YouTube May 16, 2008

    Florida: A 16-year-old teenager turned to the Internet and posted her plea for help on Youtube after prosecutors dropped her sexual assault case. “I was raped by a 23-year-old man, and no one wants to help me. I'm tired of it, so I had to turn to making a video...
  • Fash frat dumps 14-yr-old model after mags protest April 12, 2008

    Canberra: Australia's fashion industry dumped plans to use a 14-year-old model as the face of its annual showcase on Friday after fashion magazines refused to publish the girl's photo because she was too young. Organisers of Australia's fashion week had planned to make 14-year-old Polish model Monika Jagaciak the star of...
  • Young Mumbai is drunk on danger November 15, 2006

    Mumbai: How tough is it for an underage boy to get drinks in Mumbai? Not much, actually. Or that is what CNN-IBN found out in an undercover investigation in the Maximum City. As part of the investigation, a CNN-IBN team first tried sending a 19-year-old boy, Narottam Barik, to get some...